Marlborough St

84 & 85 Marlborough St, Dublin 

Nos. 84 and 85 Marlborough Street are situated in a historically important location in the city centre, adjacent to the Pro Cathedral and opposite Tyrone House. Both buildings are Protected Structures, constructed between 1757 and 1758 as part of the Gardiner Estate. A pawn-broking business has operated out of the premises for more than 100 years. The buildings have been renovated to provide ‘Living over the Shop’ accommodation , the ground floor and basement are maintained as retail units and the upper floors have been converted into apartments.  A new build  brick clad block has been constructed on  Cathedral Lane with similar ground floor retail and  the upper floor residential


Architecture Ireland Volume 242 , November 2008.